Biopsy

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Abstract:

This four-page handout helps people prepare for a biopsy, which is the removal of tissue or cells for examination at a lab to test for cancer or other problems. It contains guidelines to help the patient prepare for the test. The document explains what will happen during the test, and discusses what the patient can do after. It identifies those symptoms for which a doctor should be called. 

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Health Information Translations
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
11/1/2011
Record Last Updated:
10/30/2017

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